Carpentry and Joinery Courses

If you’re interested in learning anything from basic woodworking to complex structural carcassing, then our Carpentry and Joinery Courses here at Oaklands are for you.


The construction industry is booming now with 200,000 new homes needed to keep up with demand. 

With courses offered from Level 1 through to Level 3 we cover our qualifications are aimed at people wishing to learn skills in carpentry and joinery, to progress on to becoming skilled in their chosen trade, or to progress through an apprenticeship and work towards becoming a master craftsman.

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C&G L2 Diploma Bench Joinery 17/18-DP2BJA1F/1

This is a full time course covering one year. The level 2 Diploma Bench Joinery is available at the Smallford Campus. This course is designed to give learners their first experiences or expand on previous experiences in Bench Joinery. The aim of the course is to put in place all...Read more

Fees POA
Level Full Level 2
Campus St Albans Campus
Type Full Time
Start Date 18/09/2017
Duration 1-Year
Entry Requirements: 4 GCSEs with 3 points or at Grade D or above or completion of a related Level 1 qualification
C&G L3 Diploma in Site Carpentry 17/18-DP3CPA1F/1

There are 8 units practical/theory to be achieved within the Level 3 Tech Cert qualification ranging from building methods & construction technology, complex structural carcassing, transportable machinery, quantities & communication & information, safe working practices, maintaining...Read more

Fees POA
Level Full Level 3
Campus St Albans Campus
Type Full Time
Start Date 18/09/2017
Duration 1-Year
Entry Requirements: 5 GCSEs with 4 points or at Grade C or above or completion of a related Level 2 qualification
C&G L1 Dip Carpentry & Joinery 17/18-FLTCJA1F/1

This is a full time course covering one year. The level 1 Diploma carpentry & Joinery is available at the Smallford Campus. This course is designed for those learners with no previous carpentry knowledge or training. The aim of the course is to put in place all the basic rudimentary...Read more

Fees POA
Level Level 1
Campus St Albans Campus
Type Full Time
Start Date 18/09/2017
Duration 1-Year
Entry Requirements: 3 GCSEs with 2 points or at Grade E or above or an entry level qualification
C&G L2 Diploma in Site Carpentry 17/18-DP2CPA1F/1

This is a full time course covering one year. The level 2 Diploma site carpentry is available at the Smallford Campus. This course is designed to give learners their first experiences and insite into site carpentry. The aim of the course is to put in place all the skills and knowledge...Read more

Fees POA
Level Full Level 2
Campus St Albans Campus
Type Full Time
Start Date 18/09/2017
Duration 1-Year
Entry Requirements: 4 GCSEs with 3 points or at Grade D or above or completion of a related Level 1 qualification
C&G L2 Dip Site Carpentry 17/18-DP2SCA1E/1

This is a part time course covering one year. The level 2 Diploma site carpentry is available at the Smallford Campus. This course is designed to give learners their first experiences and insite into site carpentry. The aim of the course is to put in place all the basic rudimentary...Read more

Fees POA
Level Full Level 2
Campus St Albans Campus
Type Part Time
Start Date 18/09/2017
Duration 1-Year
Entry Requirements: 4 GCSEs with 3 points or at Grade D or above or completion of a related Level 1 qualification